Some days are better than others!

Some days are better than others. Hey! Don’t you agree with that? Some times all that comes your way feels right, it feels everything is set in its place, moments are perfect, people are perfect, I am happy, I am satisfied, everything is according to my wish, all positives. And the little things that are…

Dream On

Dreams have no limitations in our lives. No one can stop us from dreaming. We can dream and work to make our dreams come true. It can change peoples’ lives by encouraging them towards achieving their goals. We should believe in ourselves and never give up easily on them. There could be obstacles in our…

Creativity in Some Ways

Everyone is creative in certain ways in their lives. I believe that everyone has some hidden talent in themselves which may be hard to find- skills which can help them to do several imaginary things. Creativity has no age limit and it aids us to think better and grow up with time. These days during…

Your Untapped Creativity is your Hidden Step towards Inner Self

A creative designer and an educator, I stepped into the field of counselling and therapy two years ago. And today I am glad to have explored the field of ‘Art Based Therapy’ which works wonderfully in processing our emotions which definitely is the need of this hour. It is a tool we can imbibe in…

On the Times you Feel Down!

We all showcase our happy moments, our moments of victory and pride, but fail to express our low, sad, and embarrassing moments. Why is that? Because we think that it’s a sign of weakness to express our low moments. But in reality, it’s a sign of ultimate strength to recognize your overwhelming emotions and trying…

Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night

A couple of years ago I came across one of my favourite poems- ‘Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night’, by Dylan Thomas. The poem goes- Do not go gentle into that good night, Old age should burn and rave at close of day; Rage, rage against the dying of the light. Though wise…

Depression is Real

Yes, depression is real. Being sad is not the same as being in depression. Sadness is natural and unique to each individual. Both sadness and depression may overlap, but they differ in many ways. Depression is more than just sadness. It is a common, but serious mood disorder. A lack of interest, sleeplessness or excessive…

For the One Who is Still Living in the Past

Living in the past- For some, it’s a part of their healing process, and for some others, it’s a chronic illness. But the fact is, that in both cases, it is not gonna ease you completely too soon. It takes time to forget…not to forget, to sedate those past moments. Maybe your past is really…

Lost & Unsuccessful

We have all failed in ‘something’ in this world, at some time or other. It must be at anything, or at any age, but yes, we have gone through failures. It could be a tween losing a school competition, a teen having a tough time, an adult struggling with the job- we all go through…

Feelings and Nature

Nature is one of the principal characteristics we look in people to know them better. We build suitable relationships once we are aware of their true nature. On the other hand, feelings are emotions that make people interact with others. People are examined by their feelings and nature in this world. They have different ways…

Dealing with Rejection and the Accompanying Dejection

As I check my email for the umpteenth time for mails from recruiters, I feel my heart beating faster. I see there are seven recruiters who have “shown interest in my profile”. Sadly, none of the seven have called me yet. The speed at which my heart was beating a while ago, has lessened considerably,…

Miracles are Small Bundle of Unexpected Surprises!

Do you believe in miracles? Miracles are like small surprises that we all expect in our lives. Sometimes, we do not believe in miracles because of the circumstances we face. Life is full of ups and downs, it is like a puzzle that cannot be solved easily. There are times in our lives when we…

Dare to Follow your Dream

Meet Sugandha Thakran, née Krishnan. An ex-Indian Air Force officer turned entrepreneur, who now lives a dream of her own. Since inception in 2006, her Tattoo Studio- Phoeninks Tattoos, has expanded into different media aside from ink on skin…. selling oils on canvas, from pencil, charcoal, acrylic emulsion, fabric paints, wax crayons, watercolours, silks and…

Women in the Workplace

It is not every day that one deals with casual sexism at work unless one is a woman. Just the other day, I had a senior physician question my career choices. He asked me why I was on a job that requires extensive travel when I am a woman, who obviously has family and responsibilities….